• Pitcher who allowed Tim Tebow's home run tweets funny response

    St. Louis Cardinals prospect John Kilichowski will forever be the answer to a trivia question no one thought would exist even two months ago. During Wednesday’s instructional league game against the New York Mets, he was the pitcher who allowed a home run to Tim Tebow in Tebow’s first ever…

    Big League Stew
    Thu, 29 Sep
    7:15 PM EDT
    Cincinnati at St. Louis
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  • Ohio State DC Greg Schiano cited for crash with bicyclist

    Greg Schiano is in his first season as defensive coordinator at Ohio State. Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano was issued a traffic citation Wednesday. Last Thursday morning, Schiano’s truck hit a bicyclist, resulting in a ticket for “failure to obey a traffic-control device.” The ticket…

    Dr. Saturday
  • Friend of Man Boating With Marlins Pitcher Jose Fernandez Texted Stay 'Close to Shore'

    The friend of a man who died along with Miami Marlins star pitcher Jose Fernandez, sent a text message warning to "please be careful" and "keep him close to shore," according to a screen shot posted to social media. The texts, posted to Instagram by Will Bernal Sunday, offered some potential…

    Good Morning America
  • Jordan Spieth in New Role as U.S. Anchor at Ryder Cup

    It may be peculiar how much the Ryder Cup matters, but it does. "Honestly, I think we're just tired of being told that we haven't won in a while," Jordan Spieth said at his press conference Tuesday. Before that, it had been nine years. European players get asked about their Ryder Cup…

    Golf
  • Conor McGregor has finally made it to New York (along with the UFC)

    This was why the UFC owners – and former owners – fought for more than a decade to legalize mixed martial arts in New York. An overflow crowd jammed into the Theater in Madison Square Garden on Tuesday for the kickoff news conference for UFC 205, which will be held in The Garden on Nov. 12. It will…

    Kevin Iole
  • U.S. top court to hear dispute over trademark for band The Slants

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to decide whether a federal law barring trademarks on racial slurs violates free speech rights in a case involving an Oregon band called The Slants that could impact the high-profile dispute over the name of the NFL's Washington Redskins. The justices said…

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    Sun, 2 Oct
    1:00 PM EDT
    Cleveland at Washington
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    Recap: ATL 12, PHI 2

    9/28/16: Braves plate 12 runs in rout of Phillies

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  • Purdue OL Martesse Patterson arrested for allegedly punching ex-teammate

    Purdue offensive lineman Martesse Patterson (74) started the first two games of the season at left tackle. A Purdue offensive lineman was arrested Wednesday for allegedly assaulting a former teammate. According to the Lafayette Journal & Courier, Martesse Patterson is facing a felony battery charge…

    Dr. Saturday
  • In-office tests may detect hip tendon problems before MRI

    By Kathryn Doyle (Reuters Health) - Two simple tests that can be done in a doctor’s office may be able to rule in or out a painful hip condition that is usually hard to diagnose without magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), according to a small study. A common overuse injury, gluteal tendinopathy can…

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    Miami mourns Jose Fernandez in citywide funeral procession (26 photos)

    The baseball world continues to cope with the tragic death of 24-year-old Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez. Fernandez's funeral procession was held in Miami on Wednesday, giving fans one final opportunity to pay their respects to the superstar pitcher.

    Amber Matsumoto
  • To Danny Willett's Brother, an Open Letter From America's Fat, Dumb Golf Fans

    The U.S. captain, DL to the 3, claims not to have read it, but your man Dazzer Clarke did. Ooooooh, Danny Willett's brother gonna get it! LOL! As for Danny, he later told the Golf Channel that it was tough to concentrate today, because he was hearing it from the galleries.

    Golf
  • Soccer-Barnsley sack assistant coach Wright over bung allegations

    English second tier club Barnsley have sacked assistant head coach Tommy Wright after allegations in the Daily Telegraph that he accepted a cash "bung" of 5,000 pounds ($6,511.00). "A meeting between the club and Mr Wright was held this morning attended by club chief executive Linton Brown,"…

    Reuters
  • Tony Stewart: 'I can't make a difference anymore' finding speed as a driver

    Tony Stewart is currently outside the top 12 in the Chase standings (Getty). As front splitters have been added to cars and aerodynamic downforce has increased in importance, Stewart has lamented the equipment shift. Sunday, Stewart was frustrated with his car and an inability to make a move…

    From The Marbles
  • Mickelson apologizes to Sutton for 2004 Ryder Cup criticism

    Phil Mickelson apologized to 2004 U.S. Ryder Cup captain Hal Sutton on Thursday for comments he made the day prior that laid blame for the failure of Mickelson’s ill-fated partnership with Tiger Woods when Sutton led the team. Mickelson explained Wednesday why he thought the duo of the then world…

    Devil Ball Golf
  • Tuscaloosa realtor uses Les Miles' firing for ingenious billboard

    Les Miles may be moving from Baton Rouge after his firing (Getty). A realtor in Tuscaloosa, the home of the University of Alabama, is already having fun with LSU’s firing of Les Miles. Take a look at this billboard that’s already posted two days after Miles was removed as the Tigers’ head coach.

    Dr. Saturday
  • Team Jack wins NASCAR's $100,000 humanitarian award

    The NASCAR Foundation has awarded the Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award to the founder of an organization dedicated to funding pediatric brain cancer research. Team Jack Foundation was presented with the $100,000 award during The NASCAR Foundation's inaugural Honors Gala on Tuesday night. The…

    The Associated Press
  • Nike seen on track for long-run growth despite tough competition

    (Reuters) - Nike Inc , the world's No. 1 footwear maker, will continue to dominate the sportswear market despite intensifying competition in North America, analysts said on Wednesday, a day after the company reported "futures orders" below estimates. Nike's futures ordering program allows retailers…

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